Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Les Champeaux, Domaine Tortochot 2018
This Premier Cru is situated on the Cote St. Jacques. Its aspect is due east, ideal for the Pinot grape. These particular vineyards are less well known than the twenty-four other Premiers Crus, but despite this produce a wine with excellent pedigree and an ability to be kept over many years that ranks alongside that of Grands Crus.
Complexity married perfectly with elegance, this Pinot Noir is full-bodied and forward. There is fruitiness together with notes of rose petals. This wine may be kept and be allowed to mature for some years.